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Robert Alexander Gordon MITCHELL

Regimental number4843
Place of birthCobar, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 9.5"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs A. Mitchell, Cornish Town, Cobar, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 November 1915
Place of enlistmentDubbo, New South Wales
Unit name13th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919
Discharge date26 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia from Devonport, 1 May 1919; disembarked Sydney, 11 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 26 July 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, MITCHELL Robert Alexander Gordon

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